Illustration: Birthday Poster

Recently I had the chance to do an illustration for a good friend’s birthday, so I made this retro-style movie poster that featured him as the hero. Started as pencil then scanned and coloured digitally.

Christopher Reeve as Superman

As an 80’s kid, certain things held true for me; Roger Moore was Bond, He-Man taught us all important life lessons and Christopher Reeve was Superman.

Sketches: Halloween’s Dr. Loomis

I was watching Halloween recently and admired (not for the first time) Donald Pleasence’s performance of Dr. Loomis. Loomis brings Haddonfield the message that Michael Myers has come home and that death will be stalking every street corner on Halloween night. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve seen this film but the speech Loomis gives…

Sketches: Sir Ian McKellen

So I picked up the recent copy of Total Film (available from all media merchants of good repute) and I saw an amazing photograph of Sir Ian McKellen. He has such an interesting face – I couldn’t help but sketch it out in my own way. Spending some time with the simple joys of pencils…

Sketches: Aquaman

Jason Momoa seems to be a natural fit to play Aquaman. When the Unite the Seven picture was released, it looked like a credible, cool direction Snyder and his team were taking the character. So I couldn’t help take a wee bit of time to sketch him out. I need to draw more and there was…